Category: Family Interpretation

Explore El Anatsui’s Dzesi II

Look closely at Dzesi II from 2006 by Emmanuel Kwami  Anatsui. (Purchased, by exchange, with funds from Mr. and Mrs. Charles S. Reed II, 2006.25). Learn More.

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Hanging Sculpture

Lee Bontecou’s Untitled

Explore Lee Bontecou’s mixed media relief sculpture from 1966 (Gift of Leo Castelli, Castelli Galleries, 1974.122). Learn More.

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George G. Adomeit’s First Snow

Stay warm while you explore this snowy scene from home by George Gustav Adomeit, (Memel, Germany, 1879 – 1967, Cleveland, Ohio). First Snow from 1933 is a Linocut on paper (Gift of Dr. Roy G. Pearce, 1947.8)

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La Wilson’s Homage to Jackson Pollock I

Enjoy the many surprising and delightful details in La Wilson’s 1980 assemblage Homage to Jackson Pollock I by 1980 (Purchased, by exchange, with funds from Mrs. William B. Haynes, 2006.35) Learn more.

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Lola Isroff’s Cat on a Windowsill

Imagine yourself in this scene created by regional artist, Lola Isroff. Her Cat on a Windowsill from 1950 is watercolor and acrylic on paper. (Bequest of the artist, 2001.35) Explore more.

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Art on the Go: Yinka Shonibare’s Dollhouse

Explore this dollhouse made by British artist Yinka Shonibare.

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Art on the Go: Preparatory Sketches

Explore how artists use drawing as a way of thinking out a composition. This video uses the examples of Christo and Claes Oldenburg.

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3-10-11 viewing the Christo artwork at the Akron Art Museum

Explore Bea Nettles’ Newborn Gavin.

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